To what extent should Gentiles and Jewish believers be Torah observant today? What lessons can we learn from the first followers of Yeshua?
Wrongly translated ‘Law,’ the word ‘Torah’ actually means ‘instruction.’ John Atkinson explores how the gospel was taken to the Gentile community by the first Jewish believers in Yeshua. The Book of Acts shows the relationship between Gentiles and the Torah and how the early Jewish Church dealt with the matter.
Edith Sher addresses the issue of our attitude to the Torah. The traditional Christian view of Torah is a collection of laws that are impossible to keep. Edith demonstrates how the giving of the Torah is presented as a marriage covenant between God and Israel, then looks at the relationship between the Torah and the Holy Spirit. Are the two mutually exclusive?